Nowadays, wigs have become popular in the whole world, especially for African American women. They are born with natural hair very special due to genetic heritage and can hardly own a long and fluttering hair. The love of beauty is an essential part of all healthy human nature, and African women are no exception.

It is quite common for an African woman to possess several wigs. To regain beauty and to rebuild confidence. They would even spend one third or even half of their salary for wigs. Wigs are both life necessities and luxuries for them. On average, middle income African black women will put 6 to 7 different styles of wigs in their closets. Therefore, it creates a huge demand on hair products. As the origin of hair products, wigs companies in China begin to grow up like mushroom after rain. Every year, millions of lace wigs are exported to America and Africa to meet the urgent demand of African American women.

Type of Lace Wigs for African American Women

1. Lace front wigs


Lace front wigs are considered the most fashionable wigs among African American women for some reasons. One is they are relatively cheaper than full lace wigs since apart from the lace part, the rest is wefted back which is machine made, thus time saving and energy saving.

Another reason is that it can be convenient when applying to your head. Let’s take a look at the construction of the lace front Cap construction: Lace front construction with wefted back.

With this lace front cap construction, it would create the illusion of a natural-looking front hairline for you. Each hair on the lace is individually hand-tied to a section of sheer lace. Lace front wigs allow you to style your hair away from your face and most of them are ready-to-wear and temple-to-temple. Made of delicate material, they should be handled with care.

2. Full lace wigs Vs. Glueless full lace wigs

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Similarity: The two kinds of wigs include lace all around the perimeter and are available for you to wear your hair in up dos or high ponytails. Wigs all have a natural hairline around the perimeter when wearing.


Difference: Since there were no combs or clips and no straps inside Full lace wigs, you have to apply the wigs with either glue or other adhesives. These are appropriate for women without hair or with scarce hair. While glueless full lace wigs have adjustable straps on the back and combs on the side and the front to secure the wig from sliding or rolling back, you can adjust the cap to suit your head size for a better fit.